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The Resource The hunt for Vulcan : ...and how Albert Einstein destroyed a planet, discovered relativity, and deciphered the universe, Thomas Levenson

The hunt for Vulcan : ...and how Albert Einstein destroyed a planet, discovered relativity, and deciphered the universe, Thomas Levenson

Label
The hunt for Vulcan : ...and how Albert Einstein destroyed a planet, discovered relativity, and deciphered the universe
Title
The hunt for Vulcan
Title remainder
...and how Albert Einstein destroyed a planet, discovered relativity, and deciphered the universe
Statement of responsibility
Thomas Levenson
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The captivating, all-but-forgotten story of Isaac Newton, Albert Einstein, and the search for a planet that never existed,"--Amazon.com
Cataloging source
OU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Levenson, Thomas
Dewey number
523.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
BF1724.2.V84
LC item number
T46 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vulcan (Hypothetical planet)
  • Relativity
  • Einstein, Albert
Label
The hunt for Vulcan : ...and how Albert Einstein destroyed a planet, discovered relativity, and deciphered the universe, Thomas Levenson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-217) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"The immovable order of the world" -- "A happy thought" -- "That star is not on the map" -- Thirty eight seconds -- A disturbing mass -- "The search will end satisfactorily" -- "So long eluding the hunters" -- "The happiest thought" -- "Help me, or else I'll go crazy" -- "Beside himself with joy"
Control code
ocn910009365
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 229 pages
Isbn
9780812998986
Lccn
2015018989
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)910009365
Label
The hunt for Vulcan : ...and how Albert Einstein destroyed a planet, discovered relativity, and deciphered the universe, Thomas Levenson
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-217) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"The immovable order of the world" -- "A happy thought" -- "That star is not on the map" -- Thirty eight seconds -- A disturbing mass -- "The search will end satisfactorily" -- "So long eluding the hunters" -- "The happiest thought" -- "Help me, or else I'll go crazy" -- "Beside himself with joy"
Control code
ocn910009365
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 229 pages
Isbn
9780812998986
Lccn
2015018989
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)910009365

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